2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 24, 2024  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology: Behavioral Neuroscience Concentration, B.S.

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Degree Requirements (120 Credits)

Students must earn a grade of ‘C’ or better in each course used to satisfy major requirements, cognate requirements, and minor requirements.

Core Curriculum Requirements


Foundation Courses (22-31 Credits)*

Choose from the following: (4 credits)

Choose a scientific concept course and corresponding laboratory from the following:

Choose two from the following: (8 Credits)

Choose an additional two course laboratory science sequence from the following:


* Credits for courses taken as part of the core curriculum are not counted elsewhere in the major.

Students must earn grades of ‘C’ or better in PSYC 101 , PSYC 225 /PSYC 225L , and PSYC 226 /PSYC 226L  because these courses are required for the major.

Major Requirements (32 Credits)

Choose two 300/400 level elective courses from PSYC: (6 Credits)

Choose courses not already selected (these courses may not include PSYC 399 , PSYC 490 , PSYC 495 , or PSYC 498 /PSYC 499 )

Cognate Requirement (18 Credits)

Behavioral Neuroscience Concentration

Students are required to take Human Neuropsychology, Physiological Psychology, and Neuroscience Foundations. The remaining eight credits must be selected from the options listed below. PSYC 415  or PSYC 460  may be used to satisfy the psychology biological group major requirement, but not the psychology electives major requirement.

Recommended Courses: (8 Credits)


A grade of ‘C’ or better is required in each course to be applied toward the behavioral neuroscience concentration.

Electives (0-13 Credits)

Total Credits Required: 120 Credits

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